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2015 Homegrown Minneapolis Food Council Meetings

Food Council meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month from 5:30-7:30pm.
There is a short optional presentation before each meeting at 5:00 pm.

Wednesday, January 14

5:00-7:00 meeting (4:30 pm optional presentation about Gandhi Mahal’s aquaponics project)
Gandhi Mahal, 3009 27th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406 (map)

Wednesday, February 11

5:30-7:30 meeting (5:00 pm optional presentation about University of St. Thomas collaborative compost project)
University of St. Thomas, Schulze Hall Room 120, 1000 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, March 11

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation about the Wedge Table and Co-op expansion
Wedge Table, 2412 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, April 8

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation about EMERGE programs and expansion
EMERGE Career & Technology Center (ECTC), 1834 Emerson Avenue North, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, May 13

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation
Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC), 2001 Plymouth Ave, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, June 10

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation/tour of aquaponics, vermicomposting, etc
SPARK-Y, 4432 Chicago Avenue South, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, July 8

5:30-7:30 pm Food Council meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation about Waite House food programs, 7:30-8:00 pm Food Council info session
Waite House, Phillips Community Center, 2323 11th Ave S, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, August 12

5:30-7:30 pm Food Council meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation about Appetite for Change food projects, 7:30-8:00 pm Food Council info session
Appetite for Change, 1200 West Broadway Avenue Suite #180, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, September 9

5:30-7:30 pm Food Council meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation from FOOD BUILDING team, 7:30-8:00 pm Food Council info session
FOOD BUILDING- Home of Red Table Meat Co. and The Lone Grazer Creamery, 1401 Marshall Street NE, Minneapolis (map)

Wednesday, October 14

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation about Gardening Matters initiatives
Gardening Matters, Sabathani Center, Room J, 310 E 38th Street, Minneapolis

Wednesday, November 4 (Rescheduled to this date due to Veteran's Day Holiday, November 11.)

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation
Land Stewardship Project, 821 E 35th St , Minneapolis, MN 55407, in the large downstairs conference room.

Wednesday, December 9

5:30-7:30 meeting, 5:00 pm optional presentation
Location TBA

Save the Date! 2015 Annual Food Council Open House

Thursday, December 3

6:30-8:00 pm (Tentative)
Davis Center-Minneapolis Public Schools, 1250 West Broadway Avenue, Minneapolis (map)

More Local Food Events

Cooking Classes at Wirth Picnic Pavilion

Learn to make delicious foods from scratch, including pumpkin pie filling, pie crusts, Greek yogurt, and even kombucha! View and register for classes here (Select “Theodore Wirth Regional Park” as the location filter on the left side of the screen, hit the search button again, and the list of classes will pop up)

Other calendars to check out:

·         Gardening Matters
·         Minnesota Grown 

Last updated Aug 14, 2015